ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 241523
Last updated: 6 November 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:06-AUG-2017
Time:21:00 UCT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA32 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Neiva EMB-720D
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: PT-RPU
C/n / msn: 720168
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Boca do Acre, AM -   Brazil
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Novo Campo Airdrome (SWNK), AM
Destination airport:Novo Campo Airdrome (SWNK), AM
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Narrative:
The aircraft took off from Aerodrome Novo Campo (SWNK), Boca do Acre, AM, to perform a local flight, with a pilot on board. With about fifteen minutes of flight, the aircraft showed abnormal functioning
on the engine (vibration), followed by oil leakage, which reached the windshield. Was performed
a forced landing on the banks of the Inauini River. The aircraft sustained substantial damage to the landing gear, wings, engine and propeller. The pilot was not injured.

Sources:

http://sistema.cenipa.aer.mil.br/cenipa/paginas/relatorios/rf/pt/PTRPU_06AGO2017_A_100_2017_PORT.pdf

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: CENIPA
Status: Investigation completed
Duration:
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

16 Oct 2020 PT-RPU Ortiz Aerotáxi 0 Muru, Feijó, Acre sub


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Sep-2020 08:13 ASN Update Bot Added
17-Oct-2020 20:50 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Nature, Damage, Accident report]
18-Oct-2020 09:03 jorgetadeu7 Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative, Accident report]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description